Jump Back, Honey: order the film

This nearly-90-minute film includes interviews with Herb Martin (of course), Sue Martin, their granddaughters, Dayton artist Bing Davis, poet/publisher Naomi Long Madgett, and Nikki Giovanni.  In addition, there are early video examples of Herb’s poems and even audio of Margaret Walker Alexander reading from a dialect poem of Paul Laurence Dunbar.  

Here are some related links from the University of Dayton about the premier Jan, 16, 2009, and about Herb.

The film was acquired and edited in high definition.  The DVDs for sale below are standard definition. We do have hi-def Blu-ray copies (1080p) available for sale or for feature exhibition rental.   Contact David.

This film is offered in two-tier pricing…one price for individuals and another for institutions.  Pick your circumstance below.

Individual price $20…plus $3.80 for shipping and handling and $1.20 tax for Michigan residents.  (If you are a teacher who is going to use this in class[es], circulate it to other teachers and their classes, or who wants to show it in a public setting, please order the institutional version.)


Institutional price $195…plus $3.80 for shipping and handling.  No tax for institutions as long as they are 501.(c)(3)

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If for any reason PayPal does fit your institution, drop me a line; a check will be fine–David B. Schock: schock( at )charter.net; 616.844.1061